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An isolated mountain range with sclerophyllous scrub and plains with extensive dehesas, pastures, olive-groves, and arable cultivation. The site includes a reservoir.
An important site for resident raptors and particularly for wintering Grus grus, which has 16 roost sites within the IBA. The site is also important for steppic species and waterbirds around the reservoir.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pela mountain range-Orellana reservoir-Zorita. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2019.